Lynsey J. Hyde

My willingness to work hard, combined with a thorough, detail-oriented work product, allows me to better serve our clients' business needs and interests.

Lynsey Hyde focuses her legal practice on corporate governance and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, entity formations, entity restructurings and other general corporate matters. She also assists the firm’s real estate attorneys in facilitating real estate acquisitions and dispositions and preparing commercial leases.

During law school, Lynsey received seven CALI Academic Awards for earning the highest grade in her class, including Contracts II, Federal Income Taxation, Payment Systems (Commercial Paper) and Professional Responsibility. She was also a member of the Phi Delta Phi International Fraternity and Order of the Lytae.

Representative Experience
  • Assisted Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc., the operating subsidiary of Ryerson Holding Corporation (NYSE: RYI), in the acquisition of Howard Precision Metals, Inc., one of the largest aluminum distributors in the Midwest. Click here for the press release.
  • Assisted with the acquisition of a $126M stabilized commercial real estate portfolio in New Mexico.
  • Assisted with the acquisition of a controlling interest of a joint venture entity which owns the historic Mellie Esperson building located in downtown Houston.  
  • Assisted a Houston-based construction company that has handled large civil construction projects for over 40 years in connection with a sale of all of its assets to a family-office equity fund.
  • Assisted an industrial and environmental services provider in a $65 million acquisition of all of the equity securities of a competitor, including a partial equity rollover by certain founders into the acquirer and the restatement of term and revolving credit facilities in order to fund the acquisition.
  • Assisted a group of urgent care centers in an approximate $150 million equity recapitalization involving over 60 equity owners.
  • Assisted seller in $24 million sale of five apartment complexes in Houston area.
  • Assisted the sponsor of a special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”) in the formation and capitalization of the sponsor and its role in the SPAC’s $100 million initial public offering.
Thought Leadership / News
April 29, 2022 
 Speeches and Presentations
Recent M&A Proposed Federal Legislation and Delaware Caselaw Developments

Continuing Legal Education

April 19, 2022 
Delaware: A Confirmed Pro-Sandbagging Jurisdiction
M&A Insights
April 19, 2022 
IN THE NEWS: The Potential Overhaul of M&A - Senator Elizabeth Warren's Prohibiting Anticompetitive Mergers Act
M&A Insights
September 13, 2021 
IN THE NEWS: Franchi v. Multiplan Corp., et al. - SPACs and Potential Conflict Issues
M&A Insights
  • Certified Mediator, Frank Evans Center for Conflict Resolution at South Texas College of Law Houston

Organizational Involvement
  • Pi Beta Phi Houston Alumnae Club
  • J.D., magna cum laude, South Texas College of Law Houston (2019)
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Louisiana State University (2013)
Bar Admission
  • Texas
When I Feel Most At Home
  • Doing anything artistic – specifically drawing and painting
  • Indoor cycling
  • Eating delicious food and travelling with my significant other